EO Update November 30, 2005
Issue Number: 2005-16
Inside This Issue:
- Waiver to File Returns Electronically
- Changes on IRS Website
- IRS Launches Abusive Transaction Settlement Initiative
- e-File News
1. Waiver to File Returns Electronically
The IRS has issued guidance on how exempt organizations that are required to file certain returns electronically may obtain waivers of those requirements. Complete details are available on the IRS website.
2. Changes on IRS Website
In November 2005 the irs.gov web site was redesigned. Using customer feedback, we restyled the look, improved site navigation and enhanced search engine usability. See What's Changed on irs.gov for more information.
More changes are coming. Expect a reorganization of the EO site early in calendar year 2006.
3. IRS Launches Abusive Transaction Settlement Initiative
IRS announced a settlement initiative for taxpayers to resolve their tax disputes with the IRS over certain abusive tax avoidance transactions. The initiative is open until January 23, 2006.
4. e-File News
Visit the Modernized e-file for Charities and Nonprofits homepage for up-to-date information on IRS resources available to tax-exempt organizations filing electronically.
e-File Statistics for week ending November 20,2005
|7004 (for 1120-POL)||3|